Month: November 2021

Parklea inmates create sculptures for DV campaign

Inmates from Parklea Correctional Centre have put their metalwork skills to good use by creating a giant tea set to help raise awareness and promote discussion about domestic violence. The concept was developed in partnership with Blacktown City Council as part of its annual Knit Bomb Project, which uses visually vibrant statements to say no …

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Parklea chaplains choose to be called to prison

Being a prison chaplain isn’t a job, it’s a calling, according to Parklea Correctional Centre’s five faith leaders. To ensure the prison can provide support and guidance to its diverse inmate population and staff, Parklea’s operator MTC-Broadspectrum has engaged chaplains from the Anglican, Catholic, Seventh Day Adventist, Uniting and Islamic religions and there are plans …

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